(Service number 64888)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||20 March 1886||Place of Birth||NZ|
|Address at Enlistment||Morven, South Canterbury|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs Matilda CURRIE (mother), Morven, South Canterbury|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||18 November 1931||Age||45 years|
|Place of Death||Cromwell|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Timaru Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||General Section, Row 33, Plot 315A|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Thomas Currie was the son, probably the youngest child, of Thomas and Matilda (née McClintock) Currie. Thomas was drawn in the seventh ballot in 1917. He died just five months after his father and is buried with his parents in the Timaru Cemetery.
NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [13 May 2019]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [13 May 2019]; Waimate Daily Advertiser, 9 May 1917 (Papers Past) [29 April 2018]
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Teresa Scott, SC branch NZSG
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